Serving the Tampa Bay and Polk County areasMEDIATION - REAL ESTATE - LEASES - CONTRACTS - LITIGATION - SMALL CLAIMS - WILLS - PROBATE

Welcome to Rutherford Law Group, P.A.

With over 30 years experience, The Rutherford Law Group has been serving the Tampa Bay and Polk County areas, concentrating on mediation, real estate law and offers representation in leases, contracts, closings, collections, litigation, title insurance, small claims, wills and probate.

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Business law and legal representation for corporations and drafting contracts.

Learn more about authoring contracts, investigating other avenues than bankruptcy, debt collection and business sales and purchasing.

Tampa Florida and Polk County Litigation, Appeals and trial lawyer and legal representation.

It is important to have the assistance of an experienced attorney, sometimes, an attorney’s guidance may be all that is necessary.

Real estate law and legal representation while buying a house in the Tampa Florida and Polk County areas.

Parties need to be careful in entering real estate transactions. Entering agreements involving Promissory Notes and Mortgages can be tedious and complicated.

About Attorney Thomas S. Rutherford

The Rutherford Law Group will serve the Tampa Bay and Polk County areas with Mediation.Thomas Rutherford obtained his BA from David Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN, and his JD degree from University of Tennessee College of Law in Knoxville, TN. He was admitted to the Florida Bar Association in 1976.

Thomas Rutherford currently focuses heavily on real estate law, litigation, and most importantly on mediation.


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Mediation Services

The Rutherford Law Group will serve the Tampa Bay and Polk County areas with Mediation.Mediation is the process whereby the parties that are involved in a dispute over anything, whether big or small, can engage an expert trained in the art of bringing about a compromise and a resolution, in order to end the controversy. If done properly, the parties can always expect to improve their situation. It is a process where a trained, unbiased “middle man” can massage the differences between parties and can help make difficult issues appear to be resolvable and be made simple.


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Last Will and Testament Last Will and Testament, Durable Power of Attorney and Living Will. These are very important documents wherein you set directions for your care and future course in life and for the passing of your property after your death.
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Foreclosure Defense We would like to help you stay in your home with a mortgage modification, if necessary, OR to assist you in arranging for a Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure or possibly a Short Sale and try to avoid a deficiency claim.
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What people are saying...

Karl B.

"Thomas Rutherford, Has been a great asset to my multi million dollar start up company... Thomas Rutherford is very knowledgable in law. I myself have used Thomas services since the early 90's. His firm is very professional and has a good reputation."

Karl B. Top Qualities: Great Results, Personable, Good Value-
Chris F.

"I worked with Attorney Thomas Rutherford on a remote web-design project and could not have asked for better direction. He and his staff are top notch, friendly and extremely easy to work with."

Chris F. Top Qualities: Friendly, Thorough, Communicative-